Nexant Announces Establishment of Energy & Chemical Advisory Team in Houston, Texas

Feb 25, 2018

Houston – February 26, 2018 – Nexant, a global consultancy to the energy and petrochemical industries, is pleased to announce the establishment of its Energy and Chemical Advisory (E&CA) team in Houston, a global center for the process industries.   

The US Gulf Coast (USGC) contains the greatest concentration of process and engineering companies in the world. Nexant actively works with most of these companies and financial interests, with current active projects in the following areas:

  • Monitoring construction and progress as Independent Engineers
  • Current engagements for multiple methanol, fertilizer, cracker, and derivative facilities
  • Assessments of commercial and emerging technologies for both conventional (gas processing, refining, and petrochemicals) and renewables (wind, solar, bio-based, MSW conversion, etc.)
  • Market analysis for all fuels and primary/derivative chemicals
  • In-depth NexantThinking reports on process industry metrics and markets

Nexant is very pleased to announce the addition of a new Principal, Kevin L. Boyle, to our office located in downtown Houston at 1331 Lamar Street, Suite 1575, Houston, Texas. Kevin is an industry veteran with over 35 years of operating and consulting experience.

“Kevin brings the maturity and experience that is needed to effectively support our Gulf Coast-based clients, and will serve as the focus for increased contact with both our established and potential clients.  Kevin will work closely with Nexant’s global team of over 100 industry professionals in its Energy & Chemical Advisory (E&CA) division, and will be active in building Nexant’s presence in Houston,” says Bruce Burke, Senior Vice President for E&CA’s activities in the Americas. 

“Nexant belongs in Houston because it is the center of the energy universe, and the best place for us to provide a superior level of support to clients. It is great to be working for a clearly differentiated advisory firm, providing services on an exceptional level. My mission includes business development and supporting project work with industry-tested market research and analysis, as well as financial and quantitative skills. I am looking forward to working with old friends in the industry, and especially making new ones,” says Kevin L. Boyle.

Kevin looks forward to expanding Nexant’s presence at the Houston office, with plans to rapidly expand E&CA’s presence over the coming months.


Nexant is a globally recognized consulting, software, and services leader that provides innovative solutions to chemical companies, utilities, energy enterprises, and government entities worldwide. Founded in 2000 and headquartered in San Francisco, Nexant works from global offices providing deep technical expertise and regional knowledge to satisfy customers, boost operational efficiency, reduce costs, and achieve superior business results.  The Energy & Chemical Advisory (E&CA) business unit has an established network of consulting centers in San Francisco, New York, London, Bahrain, Bangkok, and Singapore.